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    13 Products To Help You Pass Time When You Travel

    If sitting idle on a plane is your worst nightmare, this list is for you.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. Practising Sudoku is a great way to exercise your brain, and you’ll be so engrossed in the math puzzles that you won’t even notice time fly by - ₹335

    This is a set of 8 titles. Get it here.

    2. If you’re more about words than numbers, then you’ll enjoy solving these crossword puzzles - ₹448

    The book contains 50 crossword puzzles. Get it here.

    3. Or you could get in touch with your artistic side with this adult colouring book - ₹199

    It has tear out sheets if you don’t want to carry the whole book with you. Get it here.

    4. And of course you’re going to need these colouring pencils to fill all those pages with - ₹155

    Set of 24 pencils. Get it here.

    5. Travelling is always a great time to get the creative juices flowing, with all the beautiful landscapes and views of the clouds. Bring a journal with you on board and watch your writer's block disappear - ₹279

    This is a plain, unruled notebook, compact enough to fit into most handbags. Get it here.

    6. If you just want to unwind and catch up with some TV shows, these noise-cancelling headphones will make sure no noisy neighbours or crying babies disturb you - ₹5,699

    Model number - JBL Tune 600 BTNC. Get them here.

    7. You might also be interested in this portable stand for your phone, so you don’t have to keep holding it in your hand all the time - ₹599

    It also fits most tablets. Get it here.

    8. If you’re travelling with company, you could pass time by paying some board games like Monopoly (₹249), Snakes And Ladders (₹149), or Cluedo (₹249),,

    2-6 players required to play these games.

    9. Or you could go the old school way with some classic playing cards - ₹349

    Pack of 2. Get them here.

    10. You could be productive and learn a new language, like Spanish or French.,

    The Spanish guide is for ₹922 and the French guide is for ₹144.

    11. If you’re travelling within India, you could read the Lonely Planet India guide and learn more about the place you’re visiting - ₹1,574

    12. If you get fidgety during flights and just want something to play with, a Rubik’s cube will help you pass the time in a more productive manner - ₹161

    Get it here.

    13. And finally, if you just want to rest during your travel, this travel pillow and eye mask will make sure you get some comfortable sleep - ₹999

    Get them here.

    If travelling is something that you do frequently, you might also want to read 11 Products You Need To Own If You Travel A Lot.